The Math Forum

Search All of the Math Forum:

Views expressed in these public forums are not endorsed by NCTM or The Math Forum.

Math Forum » Discussions » Math Topics » geometry.puzzles

Notice: We are no longer accepting new posts, but the forums will continue to be readable.

Topic: Rectangle-to-4-similar-triangles-puzzle
Replies: 20   Last Post: Jan 10, 2005 3:33 PM

Advanced Search

Back to Topic List Back to Topic List Jump to Tree View Jump to Tree View   Messages: [ Previous | Next ]
Ben Saucer

Posts: 68
Registered: 12/6/04
Re: Rectangle-to-4-similar-triangles-puzzle
Posted: Jan 5, 2005 7:00 PM
  Click to see the message monospaced in plain text Plain Text   Click to reply to this topic Reply

At 09:33 PM 1/4/2005, you wrote:
>On 4 Jan 05 19:58:16 -0500 (EST), Zak Seidov wrote:
> >Cut rectangle to four
> >similar (not all equal!) triangles.
> >Is it possible for arbitrary rectangle,
> >otherwise for which one(s)?
>It not is possible for hyperbolic rectangles.

Do they exist? How would you define a hyperbolic rectangle?

Ben "Flying" Saucer
web page:
ICQ: 20610314

Point your RSS reader here for a feed of the latest messages in this topic.

[Privacy Policy] [Terms of Use]

© The Math Forum at NCTM 1994-2018. All Rights Reserved.